ANTH 5113 - Cross-Cultural Encounters, 3 Credits

Level: Upper

Course Attributes: Gen Ed - Other World Civ

This course develops a framework for cross-cultural literacy - understanding different cultural contexts and the dynamics of cross-cultural communication. Attention is paid to the challenges that might be encountered in multi-cultural environments and how they might be resolved. Leading social, economic, and political institutions of several specific cultures will be examined. The course is writing-intensive and a project is required.